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Superb victory for Jenson Button in Belgium

By adampostans  |  Posted: September 02, 2012

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Jenson Button drove an immaculate race to win the Belgian Grand Prix from pole position.

The Frome Flyer showed great composure to finish comfortably ahead of Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen in second and third respectively.

McLaren teammate Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso crashed out in a dramatic pile-up at the first corner, with Romain Grosjean's Lotus spinning in the air dangerously close to the Spaniard's head in his Ferrari.

Button is now sixth in the world championship, 63 points behind Alonso.

He said: "This circuit is so special to most drivers. The way that it flows, the history here. So to get a victory here, lights to flag, is very special for me."

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